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Nintendo To Release Wii Fit U, Wii Sports Club In November

Nintendo generally announces any future Nintendo Directs a few days before they air, but it sometimes surprises with an unannounced Nintendo Direct. That happened to be the case this morning as Nintendo shared a Nintendo Direct that focused entirely on …

Bodies Found In Lake Could Solve 2 Decades-Old Mysteries

The skeletal remains of six people were found submerged in two cars at the bottom of Foss Lake in Oklahoma on Tuesday afternoon, and authorities believe they may be a group of teenagers who disappeared in the early ’70s. The …

BlackBerry Announces the Z30 Smartphone, BlackBerry 10.2 OS BlackBerry Announces the Z30 Smartphone, BlackBerry 10.2 OS

Back in January of this year, RIM rebranded itself as BlackBerry and announced the first two phones for its BlackBerry 10 platform, the Z10 and the Q10. Unfortunately for the Canadian company, its new smartphones were too late to catch …

“Mad Men” Final Season To Go “Breaking Bad” Route

“Mad Men” will soon come to an end, as much as fans would like to pretend it won’t. But AMC execs say they’re giving us a bit longer to get used to the idea by splitting up the final season …

Liam Hemsworth: Has He Moved On Already?

As news of the great split of Miley and Liam floods news outlets, it seems that Liam may have already moved on. According to the Daily Mail, He was spotted getting very close to Mexican actress Eiza Gonzalez, also 23, …

Léon Foucault And His Pendulum Get A Google Doodle Léon Foucault And His Pendulum Get A Google Doodle
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Jean Bernard Léon Foucault, a French physicist from the 19th century, was honored today with an animated Google Doodle on the 194th anniversary of his birthday. Born on September 18, 1819, Léon Foucault studied to become a doctor in his …

George Clooney Sends Canadian Women Into Frenzy
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Women (and some men) in Vancouver, Canada, went crazy over the past weekend hunting the rare silver fox. His name was George Clooney, and he was in town filming a movie with Hugh Laurie reportedly called Tomorrowland. The famously down-to-earth …

Rugby Player ‘Pranks’ Prime Minister

Manu Tuilagi, 22, of the British and Irish Lions professional rugby team, was caught on camera Monday in a moment of boyish horseplay when he attempted to ‘prank’ Prime Minister David Cameron. Tuilagi, a standout player of this all-star squad …

Cory Monteith Emmy Tribute Starts Debate
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“Does Cory Monteith Deserve A Special Emmy Memorial?” was the headline of Variety Editor-in-Chief Andrew Wallenstein’s Opinion column yesterday. The question Wallenstein poses is not whether Monteith deserved to be recognized alongside the others that will be featured in the …

Gianni Versace Mansion Sells for a Bargain $41.5M

And the winning bid goes to VM South Beach LLC, winners of the auction for the seaside Miami property made famous by the murder of former-owner Gianni Versace. “The auction of this iconic South Florida villa closed at 41.5 million …

Russian Man Shot Over Immanuel Kant’s Philosophy

Two men, who were standing in line to buy beer in the southern Russian town of Rostov-on-Don, got into an argument over the philosophies of Immanuel Kant, which ended in one man being shot several times with a BB gun. …

Beyonce: Always the Professional

Beyonce, the enduring professional, was now-famously pulled off stage in Sao Paolo, Brazil during a show on Sunday night while performing her hit “Irreplaceable”, but afterward, met the shirtless zealot off stage, shook his hand and said, “Nice to meet …

MRSA Staph Infections In Hospitals Down

A study published yesterday counts the number of health-care-associated MRSA infections down. The study, published in the journal JAMA Internal Medicine, finds a decline in the rate of infection (per 100,000 people) of about 31 percent. Nationwide in 2011, there …

Britney Spears Claims Vegas Residency, Announces Tour
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It has been quite a few years since pop icon Britney Spears has released any new hits; however, that does not mean she has taken herself out of the media spotlight. Since Spears’ last album Femme Fatale in 2011, she …

Ben Roethlisberger Struggling This Season
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Steelers heartbreak happened for the second time this season when the Cincinnati Bengals defeated the Pittsburgh Steelers with a final score of Steelers 21 and Bengals 23. The dismal season to-date for Ben Roethlisberger becomes obvious when considering his plays …

Biblical-Era Town Discovered May Be City in Mark
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A town that reportedly dates back to more than 2,000 years ago, has been discovered on the northwest coast of the Sea of Galilee, in the Ginosar valley in Israel. Yahoo reports that Ken Dark, of the University of Reading …

Drake’s ‘Nothing Was the Same,’ Slated to Be His Best Work to Date
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With all that’s happened over the past two days, rapper Drake should be livid at just the thought of his album sales being compromised. Drake’s third studio album, “Nothing Was the Same,” is slated to be released September 24. Anyone …

Textron Unveils Scorpion Fighter Jet Textron Unveils Scorpion Fighter Jet
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In a joint effort between Textron and AirLand, a prototype of a new, low-cost light attack and ISR (intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance) jet, called the Scorpion, is being developed. Textron Airland, which is comprised of Textron, builders of Cessna business …

Navy yard shooting: Endless wars, gun violence, mental health

As new details emerge from the aftermath of Washington Navy Yard shooting, a more clear picture of Aaron Alexis, the prime accused believed to be responsible for a dozen deaths, is emerging. Aaron Alexis, it appears, had a history of …

Brant Daugherty Does Okay at Cha-Cha on ‘DWTS’

On the series premiere of ‘Dancing With The Stars’ on ABC, Brant Daugherty went first with dance partner Peta Murgatroyd, Monday night. The television show is now in its 17th season. Brant Daugherty is known for his role on Pretty …

Lyons, Colorado: Returns Attempted as Deaths Hit 8

Coloradans are attempting to return to homes, some of which are no longer there, as the death toll reaches eight due to severe flooding in the Centennial State. Waters still rage and overrun their boundaries in rivers and canals and …

Hostile Takeover Prevented By Safeway Thinking Ahead Hostile Takeover Prevented By Safeway Thinking Ahead
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The grocery store chain, Safeway, devised a plan to ensure survival and prevent hostile takeover after an investor recently acquired a significant chunk of stock from the company. The plan instigated by Safeway is one of a defensive nature, set …

Britney Haynes’ Daughter Diagnosed with Cancer
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Cancer. Every parent fears hearing this word, especially when it comes to their children. This is a reality that Britney Haynes, the former “Big Brother” competitor and star, has had to come to terms with after her 2-month-old daughter was …

Zac Efron Completed Stint in Rehab
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Zac Efron, the former teen idol, and now an up-and-coming star, finished a stay in rehab earlier this year. It was initially reported that he had entered rehab due to alcohol abuse, but sources have informed TMZ that Efron had …